RE: Converting 1000s of files to PDF

Subject: RE: Converting 1000s of files to PDF
From: Pierre Roberge <proberge -at- famictech -dot- com>
To: "'techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com'" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 21 Oct 1999 16:06:14 -0400

What an interesting job ;-)

When I have a boring and repetitive job to do I use Rational Visual test to
automate it. It is a software that allows you to create macros that work
across any almost applications.

That won't make the process any faster but at least it can be automated.

Pierre Roberge
Technical writer
Famic Technologies 2000 inc.

> ----------
> De : Ruth Lundquist[SMTP:rlundquist -at- prosarcorp -dot- com]
> Répondre à : Ruth Lundquist
> Date : Thursday, October 21, 1999 8:43 AM
> A : TECHWR-L
> Objet : Converting 1000s of files to PDF
>
> This is related to the document management aspect of technical writing:
>
> We have tens of thousands of files in various formats (mostly Word & TIF)
> that need to be converted to PDF (don't ask why--it's a long, boring
> story).
>
> Does anyone know of an utility/program/process that allows quick
> conversion
> of this many files? Currently, we are dragging & dropping each file into
> Acrobat, so I expect us to be done somewhere around June 13, 2007. There's
>
> got to be a better way.
>
> I receive TECHWR-L as a digest, so please respond to me directly as well
> as
> to the list.
>
> Thanks!
>
> Ruth
> rlundquist -at- prosarcorp -dot- com
>
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